20 Sep 2019

Sergey Kovalev, The Underdog, Really? – A Deeper Look

Sergey Kovalev is the most proven light heavyweight in the sport of boxing right now. His lone losses come to one of the greatest fighters the sport has seen in Andre Ward, and the first loss was hotly debated, as well as knockout loss to Eleider Alvarez, which he avenged. 

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20 Aug 2018

Umar Salamov vs. Denis Liebau Light Heavyweight Clash, September 5

On Wednesday, September 5, fearless Russian light heavyweight contender Umar Salamov (21-1, 16 KOs) will risk his IBF #11 and WBO #15 rankings when he takes on treacherous KO puncher Denis Liebau (23-2, 21 KOs) of Frankfurt Germany, for the WBO International Light Heavyweight Championship. The explosive 10-round showdown will be

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17 May 2018

Sergey Kovalev vs Eleider Alvarez tickets on sale THIS FRIDAY

Tickets go on sale Friday, May 18 at 10 a.m. ET for the highly-anticipated WBO Light Heavyweight World Title showdown between two-time champ Sergey “Krusher” Kovalev (32-2-1, 28 KOs) and long-time #1 contender Eleider “Storm” Alvarez (23-0, 11 KOs) which takes place Saturday, August 4 at the Etess Arena at the brand-new Hard Rock

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11 Nov 2017

Artur Beterbeiev stops Knoelling en route to world title

Artur Beterbiev (12-0 12KOs) came in with heavy fan fare, but his defeat of #1 contender Enrico Knoelling to win the vacant IBF light heavyweight title vacated by the recently retired champion, Andre Ward in front of a packed house at the SaveMart Center in Fresno, CA, was not the triumpant and

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15 Jul 2017

Marcus Browne stops Seanie Monaghan in two rounds

In a battle of New Yorkers, light heavyweight Marcus Browne wasted no-time as he stopped Seanie Monaghan in two rounds in the co-main event of boxings return to Uniondale, New York. The bout which was seemingly competitive on paper was seemingly anything, but that as Browne dropped Monaghan in the

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29 Jun 2017

Joe Smith Jr. Media Day Highlights

Hard-hitting light heavyweight contender JOE SMITH JR., (23-1 19 KO’s), held court in front of a tremendous crowd of New York City media on Tuesday afternoon at the Mendez Boxing Gym ahead of his highly anticipated 10-round clash with fellow contender SULLIVAN BARRERA (19-1, 14 KO’s) set for Saturday, July 15

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03 Jun 2017

Stevenson stops Fonfara, Alvarez decisions Pascal

WBC light heavyweight champion Adonis Stevenson (29-1 24KOs) made quick work of Andrzej Fonfara (29-5 17KOs) as Fonfara’s corner stopped the fight in the second round of their title fight from Bell Centre in Montreal, Quebec, Canada. Fonfara looked to press Stevenson early, but walked into straight left hands as it

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24 Apr 2017

Sergey Kovalev and Social Media: It Is Sort of Weird, Right?

Sergey Kovalev is not an easy character to describe. You might want to put him a category to describe him simply, but it would be an injustice. One thing is for sure is that he is the perfect foil to Andre Ward as he is similar yet different in many

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30 Jan 2017

Ryan Bourland returns March 17th in Sacramento, Ca

Light heavyweight and 2016 Northern California Fighter of the Year Ryan Bourland (11-1 5KOs) will defend his Global Boxing Organization title against Alfredo Contreras (13-19-1 5KOs) on Friday, March 17th at the DoubleTree as the main event of Double Fists, an event promoted by Uppercut Promotions. The card will also

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19 Jan 2017

Badou Jack vacates the WBC Super Middleweight Title

As of yesterday, January 18th, Badou Jack has vacated his WBC super middleweight championship. The WBC received an official notice yesterday in which Jack explained the reason being he will now fight at light heavyweight. The WBC sent out a statement in which they explained that they’re proud of Jack

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